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Saucy, Scary To Downright Silly: Ugly Fruit Edition

Posted by healtheo360 on Sep 2, 2015 5:41:59 PM

You only ever see perfect looking apples, pears, potatoes and other produce in your local grocer aisles. As a result, we’re ‘trained’ to seek out fresh produce that fits these aesthetic standards. Ugly fruit make up 26 percent of  food waste that doesn't even make it to the grocery store. We seem to think, “If it looks good then it must taste good. For the unlucky fruits and veggies that don’t fit the bill, this means getting tossed into the garbage.

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What to Add to your Salad, Do's and Don'ts

Posted by healtheo360 on Aug 25, 2014 2:53:55 PM

Need ideas to what to add to your salad? Eating the same greens and grilled chicken can be boring, so mix up your salad with healthy and colorful toppings for a light and hearty meal! However, it also depends on which toppings that can either make your salad low calorie or full of fat.

Start with a green base:
Darker blends of leaves contain more vitamins and nutrients. Such leaves like spinach, arugula, romaine, and chicory have antioxidants that can lower the risk of diseases. Try a spring mix that has a variety of taste and texture.

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